- Free, one-year TCEA membership for each participant ($49 value)
- TCEA digital badge
- TCEA certificate sent via email upon course completion
The purpose of this online, self-paced course is to create your own virtual Bitmoji classroom. A Bitmoji is a personal avatar that can be used in a virtual classroom, library, or office to enhance student engagement and learning. It is created with the free Bitmoji app and acts as your representative in providing all sorts of interactive learning activities. This course covers the basics and shares a wide variety of tips and suggestions for getting started, as well as all of the educational uses.
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Self-Paced Online Course
Bitmoji Educator is a self-paced, online program. Participants can begin anytime and go at their own speed throughout the program.
Upon enrollment, you will receive a program invitation email from TCEA’s learning management system (Instructure’s Canvas) that will give you access to the self-paced course. Within the course, you will find modules that must be moved through in sequential order. The modules can be found below.
|Module 1||Why Create a Bitmoji Classroom?||In this module, you will have the opportunity to discover some of the many uses of a Bitmoji virtual space, both as a launchpad for learning and as a personalization strategy.|
|Module 2||Creating Your First Bitmoji||In this module, you will download the free Bitmoji app and create your account. From there, you will customize your Bitmoji so that it looks like you, and add the extension to your Chrome browser.|
|Module 3||Creating the Perfect Space||In this module, we will create your basic classroom, office, or library using Google Slides or Drawings. We will add your Bitmoji, along with basic elements to make it look like a classroom.|
|Module 4||Bling It Out!||In this module, you will add hyperlinks and audio to your classroom to make it more interactive. You will also learn how to remove backgrounds from elements to make them more realistic.|
|Module 5||Sharing Your Creation||In this module, you will learn how to share your classroom as both an image and an interactive slide. You will also learn how you can use different platforms to share your creation with your students.|